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Windows 10 S review: Microsoft's OS for students is hard to love

Microsoft may have designed Windows 10 S for students, but a shortage of available hardware and restrictive apps policies earns it a barely-passing grade.

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BloomSky weather station/webcam review: Your eye on the sky

More webcam than weather station (unless you purchase an add-on kit), BloomSky still holds some appeal as an adjunct tool for weather enthusiasts.

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Blizzard's keeping the Battle.net name after all

"Take it from the developer formerly known as Silicon & Synapse, and Chaos Studios, names are important too," says Blizzard, reversing last year's execution orders.

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Best smart thermostat

There are so many smart thermostats to choose from today. We'll help you pick the right one.

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SteelSeries Rival 500 mouse review: Innovative design we hope to see more of

The Rival 500 isn't a great mouse, but its innovative thumb layout and the inclusion of haptic feedback are interesting glimpses of the future.

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How to configure your Chromebook for ultimate security

Chrome OS is already tops at security, but with a few extra tweaks you can ensure the gates are even more secure.

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Five Google Tango apps your AR phone needs right now

Google's Tango is still a new platform, so there aren't that many apps (or phones) for it just yet, but our five favorites show the potential of augmented reality.

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Zenfone AR review: A better phone for Tango AR but far from perfect

The Zenfone AR is the only phone to deliver support for Google's Tango AR and Daydream VR platforms, but is it a reality-bending beast or a dud?

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Corsair K95 RGB Platinum review: The luxury car of keyboards

The K95 RGB Platinum is a beautiful keyboard with excellent switches, top-tier lighting, and one of the biggest footprints you'll ever find.

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Staples has discounted the iPad mini 4 by $100

This week, Staples is selling Apple's smallest tablet for $299—and that applies to all available colors.